- FIRE UPDATE: Sacata Fire now 35% contained. Fortunately, there have been no evacuation orders yet.
- This week is Fire Prevention Week, and accordingly, NFPA has some useful (and free!) handouts on smoke alarm safety and escape planning. Check them out and make sure you are staying firewise.
- If you noticed smoke or fire in Yosemite this week, that was likely from a prescribed burn of 75 acres at Mariposa Grove. Sierra News Online has details on the burn.
- Tomorrow is Home Fire Drill Day!
News of the Week – October 14